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2010 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Asthma

Has a doctor ever told you that (CHILD) has asthma?***

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 1,923 334 16.8 14.8-18.9 1,589 83.2 81.1-85.2
GENDER
Male 981 177 17.9 15.0-21.2 804 82.1 78.8-85.0
Female 940 156 15.4 12.8-18.5 784 84.6 81.5-87.2
RACE
White 1,368 217 14.6 12.4-17.1 1,151 85.4 82.9-87.6
African American 340 81 22.1 17.3-27.8 259 77.9 72.2-82.7
Other Minorities 212 36 18.4 12.6-26.0 176 81.6 74.0-87.4
HISPANIC
Yes 150 26 17.8 11.4-26.9 124 82.2 73.1-88.6
No 1,772 308 16.6 14.6-18.9 1,464 83.4 81.1-85.4
AGE GROUPS
1 through 4 422 35 8.3 5.5-12.3 387 91.7 87.7-94.5
5 through 10 552 90 16.2 12.8-20.2 462 83.8 79.8-87.2
11 through 13 373 87 25.3 19.9-31.5 286 74.7 68.5-80.1
14 through 17 576 122 20.1 16.3-24.4 454 79.9 75.6-83.7
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 102 21 23.0 13.9-35.5 81 77.0 64.5-86.1
H.S. 309 61 19.7 14.7-25.8 248 80.3 74.2-85.3
Some College 449 87 19.1 14.8-24.2 362 80.9 75.8-85.2
College Graduate 1,063 165 14.3 11.9-17.0 898 85.7 83.0-88.1
SCHOOL
Public School 1,332 268 20.6 18.0-23.6 1,064 79.4 76.4-82.0
Private/Home 214 37 12.5 8.4-18.4 177 87.5 81.6-91.6
GRADE
Not In School 447 38 8.7 5.9-12.6 409 91.3 87.4-94.1
K-5th 571 93 16.4 13.0-20.5 478 83.6 79.5-87.0
6th-8th 367 87 25.0 19.8-31.2 280 75.0 68.8-80.2
9th-12th* 533 114 20.6 16.6-25.2 419 79.4 74.8-83.4
HEALTH INSURANCE**
Private 1,089 164 14.0 11.7-16.7 925 86.0 83.3-88.3
Public 547 134 23.1 19.1-27.7 413 76.9 72.3-80.9
Other 157 18 9.2 5.4-15.4 139 90.8 84.6-94.6
No health insurance 107 14 12.9 6.5-24.0 93 87.1 76.0-93.5
SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Yes 416 148 37.1 31.4-43.3 268 62.9 56.7-68.6
No 1,475 181 11.5 9.6-13.7 1,294 88.5 86.3-90.4

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***Asked only for children 1 year and older.

*9th-12th grade includes those in college or other post high school education.

**Health Insurance categories: PRIVATE = State Employee Health Plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC, or other private health insurance plan purchased from an employer or directly from insurance company.
PUBLIC = Medicaid, Carolina ACCESS, Health Check, or NC Health Choice. OTHER = the military, CHAMPUS, TRI CARE, Indian Health Servcies or other type not otherwise listed.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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